Posts tagged ‘London Amateur Brewers’

LAB gets a mention on the Guardian food blog

A good article on the resurgence of the UK Homebrew scene featuring The Kernel Brewery, SaintsAndSinners, Ben and Mark of LAB fame.

Check it out :


LAB run the first ever BJCP competition in Europe

At our last meeting, LAB hosted the first ever BJCP-sanctioned competition in Europe, in preparation for the first European BJCP qualification exam which will be adjudicated by LAB’s Ant Hayes in Jan 2011.

More details at

Next LAB meeting: Monday 5th July

The next meeting will take place from 6.30pm, upstairs at The Wenlock Arms
(address in sidebar ->)

The agenda for July is a talk on Batch Sparging by Mark Brogden, a taste-test for CBA National competition entries plus the usual home-brewing Q&A and tasting and evaluation of members’ beers.

New members most welcome, feel free to turn up on the night.

Sexy little hop-characteristics infographic

Designer: Zeke Shore

Another great online guide to London pubs

In addition to LAB’s “best of” pubs in London googlemap (link also at the top of the page), LAB member Stig has produced her own map of 200 of London’s real ale pubs, each with a mini review.

Its awesome, find it here.